Tag Archives: career

Dating and the Job Search are Not That Different!

Whether teaching a class about the job search, or working with a client individually, I frequently compare the job search to finding that right relationship. People laugh initially, but start to pay attention as I continue to explain. You kiss … Continue reading

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It’s Not a Job, It’s Who I Am

You know that question you get asked when introduced to new people. “What line of work are you in?” It should be an easy question to answer, right? I kind of giggle internally when asked because I sometimes feel like … Continue reading

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Life and Serendipity

We say it all the time in whatever vernacular resonates with us: “Trust the Universe”, “God will show us the way”, “Listen to your heart”. For anyone who hasn’t experienced what this means, it can sound trite or even foolish.  … Continue reading

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How are you investing in yourself?

As a learning and development/coaching professional, I’m all about helping others develop themselves or their organizations. But, I don’t often enough invest in my own development. It’s like the cobbler’s children with no shoes and a very common phenomenon in … Continue reading

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Where are you going with your life?

As a career coach, I work with people ready to make a change in their lives, sometimes a big change. Maybe they are bored with the job they have. Or perhaps they just ‘ended up’ where they are at and … Continue reading

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How to Make the Most Use of the Holiday Slow Down during Your Job Search

Yes, the holidays are upon us, recruiting activity has slowed, and you’re not getting as many responses as you’d hoped. So, what do you do to keep yourself motivated in your job search and feel like you’re still making progress? … Continue reading

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Go Ahead, Dream it and Make it Come True

Do you have a dream, a job/life/relationship that has eluded you so far in your life? I know the feeling. I’ve been sharing my journey for the past 18 months, and what a journey it’s been.  Little did I know, … Continue reading

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